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50 Free and Cheap Things to do in Cincinnati this Summer

Looking for something free (or cheap) to do this summer in Cincinnati? We’ve got you covered with this list of 50 free and cheap things to do in Cincinnati for the summer of 2020. PLEASE NOTE: A significant number of our 2020 summer events will start late, have been rescheduled, or will be canceled this … Read more

Rentschler Forest Preserve - MetroParks of Butler County

Rentschler Forest Preserve – MetroParks of Butler County

We recently spent the afternoon hiking around the grounds at Rentschler Forest Preserve and I thought you all might like to see what we found at this park to our north. Rentschler Forest Preserve is part of the MetroParks of Butler County and is located in Fairfield Township. The park has over 400 acres and includes … Read more

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MakerSpace at the Cincinnati and Hamilton County Public Library

Our Cincinnati Public Library is an award winning library system, recognized for their service to the community. Just when you think it can’t get any better they go and add something like this – MakerSpace. MakerSpace is a new addition, located at the main branch of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County. It’s … Read more

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Harbin Park

In an attempt to get a few more days out of this summer, I decided to take a detour yesterday and stopped to explore Harbin Park in Fairfield. Harbin Park sits at the end of Hunter Road in Fairfield. It’s a rather large park (Fairfield’s largest in fact), weighing in at 161 acres.   Most … Read more

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Armeleder Memorial Sprayground at Sawyer Point

Here we are with another installment of “365 Things to do in Cincinnati”!  I have to ask you…. have you discovered the Sprayground at Sawyer Point yet? NOTE for 2020: This spray ground is open for the summer of 2020 with restricted hours. As of June, 2020, the park is open 11am – 5pm, 7 … Read more

Explore the Covington side of the Ohio River

It’s Day 360 of “365 Things to do in Cincinnati” and today we’re featuring a view from the south side as we explore the Covington shore of the Ohio River. Over the last few weeks I’ve had the pleasure of seeing Cincinnati from the other side – the Kentucky side.  Numerous events (Brian Jorg’s Skyline … Read more

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Lloyd Library and Museum

It’s Day 313 of “365 Things to do in Cincinnati” and today we’re featuring The Lloyd Library and Museum. The Lloyd Library is housed in a downtown building with an obvious “1970’s vibe”.  But don’t let that ordinary brick exterior fool you.  Inside you’ll find an amazing wealth of Cincinnati history, world history, plant history … Read more